8-bit Boss

Before this project, I had never coded before, so the first week I spent a lot of time learning different coding words and how the scale works.  I discovered online, that I can change the color of my design and I began trying to […]

OpenSCAD SD Card Holder

Coding in openscad was a little difficult to get the hang of at first so I decided I’d start by watching Dr. Taalman’s Youtube guide on how to code a polybowl and then work from there. I started by using the basic layout of a polybowl, then […]

PacMan Ring

For my first attempt at a ring design I stuck with the basic ring design template in Fusion 360 and focused much more on the imprinted desing of the ring itself that was done in Mexmixer. I quickly discovered that photo files […]

Rough Ring

I wanted to make a ring that looked rough and haphazard but with some sort of continuing design on it. I eventually settled on making the edges rough but in a series of lines that were spaced evenly apart. I used a stamp of a […]

50 forms

September 14, 2017 Noah Galbreath

This week, my assignment was to create 50 unique forms. I started small and worked my way up to creating some more complicated things, and it was a bit of a learning curve at first but I think I’ve learned a lot about Tinkercad! I […]

Getting to Know Tinkercad

September 12, 2017 Abby Tebbenhoff

Form 1, 2, 3 For the first form I used the multi shape, duplicated it and made the duplicate smaller. I made the smaller one a hole to make the planter. For the second I used the mustache shape to create the succulent. I used […]

Allow me to introduce myself…

September 7, 2017 Abby Tebbenhoff

  Hello! My name is Abby Tebbenhoff. I am a junior Marketing major from Ashburn, Virginia. I am the 3rd of 4 siblings and I have a brother and sister-in-law. I am a member of Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity, Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority, […]


September 7, 2017 Courtney Leipertz

Hi!  My name is Courtney Leipertz and I am a senior voice education major.  This is my last semester on JMU’s campus, because I will be student teaching in the Spring.  I am super excited for the next few months and I hope that I […]

Hello: Kyle Sandhoff

September 5, 2017 Kyle Sandhoff

Hello everyone! I’m Kyle, and I’m a math and SMAD double major. I am super excited to take 3-D printing this year and can’t wait to start making fun little things, because apparently there just isn’t enough stuff crowding my shelves these days. I’m really […]


September 1, 2017 Noah Galbreath

My name is Noah Galbreath and I’m a sophomore psychology major. I took this class mainly as a fun way to fulfill my general education lab requirement but also as a fun way to get introduced to 3D printing and hopefully learn some things about […]